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Welcome from Administrators & Current Student Panel

Monday, September 12, 2022

10:00 AM-11:00 AM

Join the Graduate College for a welcome from University leadership and a panel of current graduate students, including international, to kick off Welcome Week 2022!
Welcome remarks will be given by:

-Anne Converse Willkomm, MFA, Associate Dean, Graduate College, Associate Teaching Professor, Department of Communication, College of Arts and Sciences (CoAS)
-Subir Sahu, PhD, Senior Vice President for Student Success, Enrollment Management and Student Success (EMSS)
-Mladenka Tomasevic, MS, Executive Director, International Students and Scholars Services (ISSS)
-Tsz Kwok, EdD '16, Director of Academic Administration, Director of Graduate Multicultural & Equity Affairs, Adjunct Faculty Member, Westphal College of Media Arts and Design (CoMAD)
-Joseph Burgese, President, Graduate Student Association (GSA), MBA Student, LeBow College of Business
-Gowtham Vaddanam, President, International Graduate Student Association (IGSA), MS Data Science Student, College of Computing and Informatics (CCI)

This is an optional graduate student orientation program. More information about graduate student orientation programs can be found on the Graduate College website.

The welcome and panel session will also be webcast live and recorded on YouTube.

Contact Information

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Main Auditorium
Main Building
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104


  • Graduate Students
  • International Students

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